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Rewatched the Ry Cooder — Wim Wenders collaboration. Superb — both show insight and restraint — in accordance with their usual subtle judgement. There are few places on my travel bucket list but Cuba is one of them — I’d better get there sooner, rather than later. 13 more words


Day 8 - A view

I’m back (again). Uni application is sent, I can now breathe.

Today’s post is about Buena Vista Social Club. I grew up with their first album, the 53 minutes of Afro-Cuban Jazz ( 398 more words

France- Summer 2014

Top 10: Live Albums

In some cases, it’s the rawness of a live album that makes it better than a studio one. Undoubtedly, the best live albums are the ones that least require the listener to imagine what it was like to have been there. 804 more words

The Rolling Stones

Buena Vista Social Club - Day 18

365 Days of Music Appreciation – Day 18

Beuna Vista Social Club

1996-Present (?)
Style: Cuban, World Music
Achievements: Grammy Award for Best Tropical Latin Album. 239 more words

Music Appreciation

Wim Wenders to Exec Produce 'Buena Vista Social Club' Sequel

Wim Wenders has signed on to executive produce “Buena Vista Social Club: Adios,” the follow-up documentary to his Oscar-nominated “Buena Vista Social Club,” which he co-wrote and directed. 193 more words


Habana Vieja live at Mirador Ojen

This amazing viewing point venue looks out over the valley above Marbella while you listen to the sounds of Buena Vista Social Club and sip a mojito and sample the fusion cuisine of Flore herself… 11 more words

Marbella Gourmet